Route 50 Bike & Pedestrian Improvements (Blake Lane to Prosperity Avenue)
The proposed bike/pedestrian improvements along Arlington Blvd. (Route 50) will enhance pedestrian and bicycle access, mobility and safety from Blake Lane to Prosperity Avenue. A total of seven projects are included in this initiative, providing approximately 2,300 feet of 10 foot wide asphalt shared use path, 1,000 feet of 5 foot concrete sidewalk, two pedestrian bridge stream crossings, ADA curb ramps and bus pads.
10’ wide shared use path with pedestrian bridge on the north side of Route 50 from the existing service drive east of Lindenwood Lane to Nutley Street with pedestrian signal modification at Nutley Street
60’ of 5' wide concrete sidewalk connection to existing bus stop with curb ramps and crosswalks improvements at the intersection of Route 50 and Stonehurst Drive
The initiative is funded through Fairfax County Commercial and Industrial (C&I) Tax funds.
Projects are in the initial design phase with an anticipated construction schedule of late Fall 2022/spring 2023. Schedules will be updated as design progresses and utility impact analyses are completed.